Nile Red Assay (image) Technical University of Munich (TUM) Share Print E-Mail Caption Coautor Felix Bracharz preparing a high-throughput nile red assay. Analysis of the fluorescence (see computer screen in the background) allows the evaluation of the lipid content of the cells. Credit Andreas Battenberg / TUM Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.